The Vision of the Division of National AIDS and STI Control Program is to be a world class Technical Institution of Excellence in STI and HIV Programming.
To prevent HIV/STI infections and improve quality of life for those infected and affected by providing strategic information, developing policies, guidelines, coordination of partners, provision of quality HIV/STI services in order to mitigate the socioeconomic impact of HIV/STI in Kenya.
The key mandate of NASCOP is to lead the health sector response to HIV and AIDS and STIs. This involves Policy and guidelines formulation, Procurement and supply chain management coordination, capacity building and Monitoring and Evaluation of the HIV response.
NASCOP is mandated for Health Sector implementation of the Kenya AIDS Strategic Framework (KASF) in addition to global and regional obligations relating to HIV achieving the MDGs and SDG number 3
NASCOP is also responsible for the development of normative guidance in HIV Programming.